Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, November 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 2012
1-Month
3.57"
(90.68mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2011 1929
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1926
Oct–Nov 2012
2-Month
4.56"
(115.82mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2011 1929
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1973
Sep–Nov 2012
3-Month
4.66"
(118.36mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2011 1929
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1973
Aug–Nov 2012
4-Month
4.96"
(125.98mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2011 1995
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1983
Jul–Nov 2012
5-Month
5.22"
(132.59mm)
4.60"
(116.84mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2011 1995
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1983
Jun–Nov 2012
6-Month
5.54"
(140.72mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1995
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1982
Ties: 1901
May–Nov 2012
7-Month
5.74"
(145.80mm)
5.83"
(148.08mm)
-0.09"
(-2.28mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2009 1929
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Ties: 1967, 1989
Apr–Nov 2012
8-Month
8.22"
(208.79mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1959
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1982
Mar–Nov 2012
9-Month
12.96"
(329.18mm)
10.68"
(271.27mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2010 1959
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Feb–Nov 2012
10-Month
14.18"
(360.17mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2009 2013
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Jan–Nov 2012
11-Month
17.30"
(439.42mm)
18.78"
(477.01mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2009 2013
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Dec 2011–Nov 2012
12-Month
17.77"
(451.36mm)
22.40"
(568.96mm)
-4.63"
(-117.60mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2009 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Jun 2011–Nov 2012
18-Month
22.52"
(572.01mm)
27.39"
(695.71mm)
-4.87"
(-123.70mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2009 1929
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Ties: 2001
Dec 2010–Nov 2012
24-Month
44.22"
(1,123.19mm)
44.81"
(1,138.17mm)
-0.59"
(-14.98mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2010 1977
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Dec 2009–Nov 2012
36-Month
70.42"
(1,788.67mm)
67.26"
(1,708.40mm)
3.16"
(80.27mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2011 2015
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1983
Dec 2008–Nov 2012
48-Month
87.37"
(2,219.20mm)
89.46"
(2,272.28mm)
-2.09"
(-53.08mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2010 2015
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1998
Dec 2007–Nov 2012
60-Month
105.38"
(2,676.65mm)
111.63"
(2,835.40mm)
-6.25"
(-158.75mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1933
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/